RN Oncology Coordinator - Cancer Institute

Integris Health
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
May 01, 2021
Jun 01, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Join the clinical team with our Cancer Institute focused on positive outcomes and excellent patient care. Your work week is Monday through Friday.

RN Coordinator

Job Code: 1100

Position Summary:

The Oncology Nurse Coordinator functions interdependently with the physician to coordinate independent advanced assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the care for a select group of patients in collaboration with physicians and surgeons, patient/family and other ancillary departments and outside agencies. This position requires population specific competencies. Adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as appropriate based on the level of patient contact this position requires.

INTEGRIS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will receive consideration regardless of membership in any protected status as defined by applicable state or federal law, including protected veteran or disability status.

Essential Functions:

The Oncology Nurse Coordinator responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Collects and evaluates data including history and physical examination, lab data, diagnostic studies, and consultations
• Coordinates treatment plans for oncology patient and family (including but not limited to chemotherapy and/or radiation treatments)
• Monitors, evaluates, and reports laboratory tests and identifies complications and interventions related to disease process and treatment.
• Provides education related to disease process and discharge education to the patient and family
• Coordinates continued care in home, outpatient, or inpatient setting.
• Assists with nursing research and collaborative research with physician related activities, including gathering of data and analyzing results
• Works in conjunction with the Business Office to coordinate financial aspects of patient care
• Works with treatment room for infusion therapy and radiation oncology department for treatment plans and scheduling


The Oncology Nurse Coordinator reports to the Nurse Manager.

Required Physical Demands (Subject to Reasonable Accommodation):

Keyboarding/Dexterity: Occasionally; activity exists up to 1/3 of the time
Standing/Walking: Frequently; activity exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time
Strength (Lift/Carry/Push/Pull): Medium (Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, or 10 to 25 pounds of force constantly to move objects)
Talking (Must be able to effectively communicate verbally): Yes
Seeing: Yes
Hearing: Yes
Color Acuity (Must be able to distinguish and identify colors): No

This position may have additional or varied physical demand and/or respiratory fit test requirements. Please consult the Physical Demands Project SharePoint site or contact Risk Management/Employee Health for additional information.

Environmental Conditions:

Potential for exposure to infections and communicable diseases, blood and body fluids, electrical equipment, chemicals. Must follow standard precautions.

All applicants will receive consideration regardless of membership in any protected status as defined by applicable state or federal law, including protected veteran or disability status.

• Current licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Oklahoma or current multistate license from a Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) member state
• 5 years clinical experience
• ICU, medical-surgical, and/or specific functional experience preferred
• 3 years Critical Care LPN or Paramedic experience may be substituted for 3 years of RN experience
• Bachelors degree in Nursing may be substituted for 2 years of RN experience
• Must be able to communicate effectively in English (verbal/written)
• Oncology Nursing Society Certification preferred (O.C.N.)

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